Roots and Branches: A Resource of Native American Literature
This valuable resource book offers teachers an opportunity to learn and to teach about Native American literatures in context. Susag examines the historical and literary contexts that frame the literary work of Native peoples. Lessons, units, and activities keyed to grade level offer practical support. Detailed annotated bibliographies direct the teacher to a wealth of possibilities and to other resources -- historical, cultural, and educational.
Winner of the Award of Excellence for American Indian Education.
310 pp. 1998. Grades 7-12. ISBN 10: 0-8141-4195-1; ISBN 13: 978-0-8141-4195-3.